Run in Terminal problem

Ken Moffat kmoffat at
Sat Jan 24 05:17:31 CET 2004

Brett I. Holcomb wrote:

> The command is
> vpnclient connect myprofilename
> Ken Moffat wrote:
>> On Fri, 23 Jan 2004 22:06:19 -0500
>> "Brett I. Holcomb" <brettholcomb at> wrote:
>>> I have an app that works when I run it from an xterm.  However, if I 
>>> make a launcher and tell it to run in terminal, a terminal window 
>>> flashes up briefly, then disappears and the app doesn't run.  Am I 
>>> missing something or is this broken.
>>> The app is a Cisco vpnclient.  I normally run it with vpnclient 
>>> connect myprofilename, then enter the username and password and the 
>>> app then connects and sits there until I kill it.  While it's 
>>> running I can then connect to the vpn.
>> what command are you using in the launcher?
> _______________________________________________

Maybe try
xterm -e vpnclient connect myprofilename


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